Monthly Archives: March 2016

Converting Tomatoes.

In between having a lovely (although short), overnight Easter camping get together, I have been converting tomatoes into pickles and soup and making stock from scraps from the soup and what I had saved in the freezer.  I was delighted last … Continue reading

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Our hard work is becoming evident.

We are at a major turning point in our exteno. My emotions are mixed, I love the new works but I also love the old, original parts of the house that add quirkiness and character (along with some interesting odours!) to … Continue reading

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Don’t go Eeeeew yet!

There is a reason it looks a bit ugly!We have had the external render applied and it looks rather weird at the moment.  Because the original finish on the house is textured, we opted to match it as best we … Continue reading

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In My Kitchen- Nothing really, but we had a darn good wedding :)

Well, we’ve had a wedding, visitors for the wedding staying, a post wedding luncheon, heating specialists, builders, plumbers, electricians all in and out. Haven’t known if I’m Arthur or Martha most of the time! Not much in the way of … Continue reading

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